Translation of green in Spanish:
adjective greener, greenest
- 1(coat/car/paint/eyes/salad)he was green with envy
verdese moría de envidiaParis is a very green cityParís es una ciudad muy verdegreen spaceszonas (feminine plural) verdesthe green stuff [slang]
espacios (masculine plural) verdeslana (feminine) (Latin America) [colloquial]plata (feminine) (South America) [colloquial]pasta (feminine) (Spain) [colloquial]to have a green thumb or (British) green fingerstener mano para las plantas
- 1 uncountable (color) the lights were at greenel semáforo estaba (en) verdethere are large areas of green in the cityen la ciudad hay amplias zonas verdesExample sentences
- Route 2 buses branded in green will operate on a loop connecting Victoria, Oxford Road and Deansgate rail stations.
- The colour green is supposed to be the most relaxing on the eye and nerves.
- This year, though, expect to see red mixed with colours other than traditional green.
- 2 countable 2.1 (in village, town)prado (masculine) comunalExample sentences2.2
also: putting green
- I am told the garden of my house used to be part of the village green.
- High Ellington is a pleasant little village with a green.
- The arts and crafts exhibition was held in the village hall, while refreshments were served in a marquee on the village green.
- 3also: greens plural(vegetables)verdura (feminine) (de hoja verde)eat your greenscómete la verduraExample sentences
- First, there's salad of mixed greens, tomatoes, cabbage, carrot and cauliflower in a creamy but pungent dressing.
- Apparently one in five of our supposedly health obsessed, eco friendly and vegetarian teenagers eat no greens at all.
- Most of the herbs and salad greens are grown in the hotel garden, and there is always at least one vegetarian option available.
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